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2. Free school meals checker help


Before you can view the free school meal data, you will need to log into My Account.

If your school doesn't already have an account you will need to complete the sign up process by clicking on the 'Register Now' button and register as a business not an individual.

When you have created your account log in and click on the 'Add Service' button in the 'My Services' section of your My Account home page, then click on add button in the 'Free School Meal Checker' box.

To add the service you will need to enter a reference number for your school.

You can get this reference number by calling the council on 0161 770 8910.

Once you have received the reference number you will not be able to access the data immediately.

You will require a PIN number to complete the process. 

To get this enter the reference number and click on the ‘Send PIN’ button.

The PIN will be sent to the school in the post to the address we currently hold for that school.

Once you have received the PIN, you will need to log into My Account and finish adding the service to your account.

Click on ‘My Services’.

Free School Meal Checker service will be displayed and the school code will already be selected.

Enter the PIN that has been provided to you.

Click on ‘Add account’, registration process is then complete.

You will need to click on ‘Show Details’ from the Free School Meal Checker box to view data.